The Plenipotentiaries of Ukraine will not take part in the celebrations of the Victory Day in the Russian capital, said the official representative of the Ukrainian foreign Ministry Yevhen perebyinis at a press conference on Tuesday.
"No Ukrainian participation in activities authorized in the capital of Russia in the conditions of Russian aggression against Ukraine will not and does not have the ability to be ", - said Perebiynis
According to the Agency, the Commissioner of the foreign Ministry said that Kiev closely monitors data on the possible participation of the Directors and commissioners of other States But also foreign military contingents in the events in the Russian capital on may 9.
Kiev authorities, as well As the U.S. and the EU blame Moscow of meddling in Ukraine's Affairs. Moscow has repeatedly stated that it is not a party to domestic conflict, not privy to the events in the Donbas and is interested in Ukraine overcame political and economic crisis.
at the end of March, the Ukrainian head Petro Poroshenko - at the beginning of the 70th anniversary of the end of world war II - established in Ukraine a new annual holiday - Day of memory and reconciliation, which will be celebrated on 8 may. And on may 9, Ukraine will honor the veterans of the great Patriotic war, Poroshenko explained. According to his statement, " may 9 and may 8 and 9 unite the country." The leader ordered the 8 and 9 may be held in Kiev and other cities and towns of the events dedicated to the 70th anniversary of the Victory over Nazism.